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Share Chapters

WHEELING, WV
Share of the Upper Ohio Valley
1225 National Road
Vicki Pennybacker | 304/277-5093 | shareuov@gmail.com
Group meets the 2nd Monday of every month at 6pm at St. Michael’s Parish Office, 1225 National Road, Wheeling WV 26003


The National Share office hosts weekly online group chats that are free of charge to our families.
• The online Pregnancy Loss Group (for the loss of baby through miscarriage, still birth or in the first weeks of life) meets every Tuesday from 7:00pm-9:00pm CST.
• The 3rd week is dedicated to Pregnancy After Loss (for those pregnant after a loss or trying to become pregnant).
To connect to the group meeting, go to our website at: https://nationalshare.org/online-support/BHC

The Share office also maintains an active presence on Facebook, with three support groups and Share’s National page. The support groups are closed groups to protect privacy and require approval prior to posting within the page. The National Share page is a public page and posts current information regarding events, pertinent articles, chapter updates, and videos from bereaved families.
Share Bereaved Families Peer Support (Closed)
Share Pregnancy After Loss Support (Closed)
Share Español: Esperanza for Spanish Speaking Families (Closed)
Share Pregnancy & Infant Loss Support, Inc. (Public)

To join any of these groups go to: https://www.facebook.com/NationalShare/groups



PERINATAL BEREAVEMENT RESOURCE AND SUPPORT GROUP LIST

AKRON, OH
RTS Bereavement Support Group
Akron City Hospital, 525 East Market Street, Akron, OH 44309
330 – 375-3525

AKRON, OH
Precious Parents
Akron Children’s Hospital, One Perkins Square, Akron, OH 44308
234-738-0111 | www.preciousparents.org
Group meets on 3rd Tuesday 7:30-9:30pm in Considine Professional Bldg, Rm 7&8.

CANTON, OH
Compassionate Care Center Grief Services
Aultman Hospital, Woodlawn Campus, 2821 Woodlawn Ave, Canton, OH 44708
330 – 479-4835

CINCINNATI, OH
Reach Out to Grieving Parents
Grace DeGregoria | 513 – 791-1160
The Christ Hospital, 2139 Auburn Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45206
Group meets on the 3rd Tuesday of the month 7:30pm. Contact Grace for room location and directions.

CINCINNATI, OH
Mending Hearts
Sally Westendorf | 513 – 584-7037
University Hospital, 234 Goodman Street, Cincinnati, OH 45219
Group meets on the 2nd Wednesday of the month 7-9pm.

CINCINNATI, OH
Grieving Parents Support Group
Mary Beth Cooper | 513 – 872-1163 | marybeth_cooper@trihealth.com
Pleasant Ridge Presbyterian Church, Kemper Room
5950 Montgomery Road, Cincinnati, OH 45213
Group meets on the 2nd Wednesday of the month 7:30-9pm.

CLEVELAND, OH
PEND (Parents who have Experienced a Neonatal Death)
Rainbow Babies Hospital, 2074 Abington Road, Cleveland, OH 44106
216 – 844-3754

CLEVELAND, OH
FEEL (Family Experiencing Early Loss)
Fairview Hospital
18101 Lorain Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44111
216 – 476-7120 or leave voicemail 216-476-6965
Group meets on the 1st Thursday of the month 7:30pm in meeting room C.

COLUMBUS, OH
Alive in My Heart
P.O. Box 2631, Columbus, OH 43216
*Pregnancy and Infant Loss Support Group meets 1st Tuesday 7-9pm at Ohio Health Hospice, Kobacker House, 800 McConnell Dr., Columbus, OH 43214. Call 614-566-5377 for more information.
*Pregnancy After Loss Support Group meets 3rd Wednesday 7-8:30pm at 5625 N. High St., Worthington, OH 43085. Call 740-971-8264 or email dnbmccann@frontier.com for more information.

COLUMBUS, OH
Back in His Arms Again
Kambra Malone | 614-906-3115 | backinhisarmsagain.com
Support during loss, funeral planning, memorial events. Call for more information.

COLUMBUS, OH
Mount Carmel St. Ann’s Pregnancy and Infant Loss Support Group
1144 Dublin Rd., Columbus, OH
614-898-4024

COLUMBUS, OH
Ohio Health Pregnancy and Infant Loss Support Group
Group meets via Zoom, on 1st Tuesday at 7:00 – 9:00 pm. Call 614-533-6060 to register and gain log in information.

COLUMBUS, OH
SIDS Program (Ohio)
Ohio Dept. of Health, 246 N. High Street 6th Fl, Columbus, OH 43215
614 – 728-0773 | Hotline for Parents 1-800-477-7437
BCFHS@odh.ohio.gov

DUBLIN, OH
At A Loss
Syntero Dublin Counseling Center, 299 Cramee Creek, Dublin, OH
614-889-5722 | info@dublincounselingcenter.org

HAMILTON, OH
Perinatal/Neonatal Loss Group
Sheila Munafo-Kanoza | 513 – 870-9108
St. Maximillan Kolbe Parish Hospitality Room
5720 Hamilton-Mason Road, Hamilton, OH 45011
Group meets on the 3rd Tuesday of the month 7-9pm.

LAKEWOOD, OH
Grief and Loss Group
13705 Madison Ave., Lakewood, OH 44107
216-299-8522 | circleoflifebirthservices@gmail.com
Group meets 2nd Tuesday 7-9pm.

MAYFIELD HEIGHTS, OH
Love Lives On
6780 Mayfield Rd., Mayfield Heights, OH 44124
440-312-4692
Group meets 3rd Thursday 7:30-9 pm.

MIDDLETOWN, OH
HEAL Program
Atrium Medical Center, Hilltop OB/GYN Complex, Professional Bldg, 1st floor
105 McKnight, Middletown, OH 45044
513-705-4056 | HEAL@PremierHealth.com

MOUNT VERNON, OH
First Congregational United Church of Christ
200 North Main St., Mount Vernon, OH 43050
Sheree | 740-397-0588 | shereecwith3boys@yahoo.com
Group meets 1st Monday at 7pm.

OREGON, OH
Remember Me Support Group
Cheryl Peiffer, RN | 419 – 696-7830 | Cheryl_Peiffer@mhshr.org
St. Charles Hospital, 2600 Navarre Avenue, Oregon, OH 43616

PERRYSBURG, OH
Bereaved Parent Support Group (Children of All Ages)
Sue Valle | 419 – 872-2541
First Presbyterian Church, East Second St, Perrysburg, OH 43551
Group meets on 2nd Tuesday at 7:30pm.

SPRINGFIELD, OH
Support Group for Parents who have lost a child by death
Richard McDaniel | 937 – 323-6439 | Roberta@littletonandrue.com
Littleton & Rue Funeral Home, 830 N. Limestone Street, Springfield, OH 45503

SYLVANIA, OH
Our Children Remembered
St. Joseph Church, 5373 S. Main St., Sylvania, OH
419-882-2676
Group meets on 3rd Wednesday 7:30-10pm. (Christian environment)

TOLEDO, OH
C.A.R.E. (Caring and Restoring Each Other)
Kim Folk-Axe | 419 – 291-9475
Promedica Toledo Hospital – Education Center
2142 North Cove Blvd., Toledo, OH 43606
Group meets on 3rd Tuesday at 7:30pm.

WAUSEON, OH
H.O.P.E. (Helping Other Parents Experiencing Grief)
Vicky Smith | 419 – 330-2727
Fulton County Health Center, 725 S. Shoop Avenue, Wauseon, OH 43657
Group meets 3rd Monday at 7:30pm.

YOUNGSTOWN, OH
HEAL (Helping Each Other After Loss)
Amanda | 330 – 480-3149
St. Elizabeth Health Center, 1044 Belmont Avenue, Youngstown, OH 44501

ZANESVILLE, OH
HAIL – Healing After Infant Loss
Genesis Healthcare
740 – 454-6140